Documents associated with: Dod and Longstaffe
Record 12 of 14
System Number: 08766
Date: [27 March 1879]
Recipient: James Anderson Rose
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC 4/42
Document Type: ALS
'27 March 1879'
Dear Rose -
There is not a moment to be lost - Cant you have in the warrant tonight or certainly tomorrow morning - for Weston you know brought down your writ last Thursday night here - and served it upon me personally on Friday at the Doctors - And all the other fellows get in their executions within the 8 days after service of writ -
You see then we could instantly get out the bill of [p. 2] sale -
Write a line -
J. A. McN. Whistler
1. [27 March 1879]
The date '27 March 1879' is written at the top of the sheet in another hand, and confirms JW's date of 'Thursday 27.'
2. James Anderson Rose
James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more]. Rose was at this time involved in settling or postponing settlement of JW's numerous bills. JW petitioned to be declared bankrupt in January and was declared insolvent on 6 May 1879.
'39' written in another hand in right margin, in a circle at bottom of p. 1. The legal documents kept by Rose on each case, including JW's bankruptcy, were numbered.